Building bridges in the Covid-19 fightback

Building bridges in the Covid-19 fightback

This is article focuses on the common challenges in addressing the Coronavirus pandemic – both in the short-terms to minimise immediate propagation and in the longer-term by redesigning the urban space to minimise propagation in future pandemics.              ...
From Smart City to Smart Society

From Smart City to Smart Society

It is widely felt and increasingly expressed that the term “Smart City” is too limited in evocations to encompass what we as mankind need to do to address the challenges of worldwide urbanisation. The marked technology slant of the term suggests a big IT...
Citizens to help reimagine the streets of Salt Lake City

Citizens to help reimagine the streets of Salt Lake City

↑  The typologies consider land use context as well as citywide and neighbourhood goals This is a good example of a very practical and citizen-relevant way to engage citizens                             22 June 2020 Salt Lake City invites citizens to help reimagine...
Balancing privacy and open data in Smart Cities

Balancing privacy and open data in Smart Cities

↑    Ryan McKnight The optimal solution to balance privacy and open data in Smart Cities or in Nations is for citizens to actually become the owners of all the data they generate about themselves and to have easy-to-use tools to know the data they generate and what...